Trojan seems to be undergoing a reissue series via budget label Spectrum, with a few CD hitting the shelves today, including Sounds & Pressure: Mod Reggae. That very familiar packaging contains what's described as an 'eclectic' mix of 40 vintage tracks, some of which are making their debut on CD. […]
Another club focus, as we try our best to catch up with a backlog (but feel free to get in touch if you want to get featured), this time Ska 'n' B in Cambridge. Jon Godden is in the hot seat, talking us through the night, which takes place every […]
Bit late on this, but if you've not seen the stage version of The Harder They Come, the production has just started a UK tour. I've yet to see it myself to be honest, but with the sound of things, if you love the 1972 film and the music from […]
Thanks to Alan Buchanan for flagging up Ska with Laurel – although you might need to pop it into your diary for future reference. According to the website of the local authority, Ska with Laurel takes place from 2nd October 2010 – 8th May 2011 at the New Walk Museum […]
A bit last minute, but if you're planning on heading to Brighton (or live there already), you might want to check out the Fistful of Ska 3 alldayer. Taking place at the Hanbury Ballroom, St Georges Rd, Kemptown in Brighton, it runs from 2pm until 2am on 3rd May 2010, […]
Well, we’ve already seen the Terry Hall sweater, but now there is the Fred Perry / The Specials shirt range celebrating the band’s reunion and produced in conjunction with the band.
Last Saturday (7th Jan) was sadly the last Club Ska night at The Rayners, which has been its home for the last five years. However, the night will hopefully be back soon in a new venue.